The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.13% - 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% - 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £225 - £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.07% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Validation
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 90 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 80.85% 67.16% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 55 54
Median daily rate £380 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.41% -17.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Validation across the Guildford region.

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Guildford region.

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Validation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior C Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Python Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Physicist
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Scientific Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python